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My travel in Europe:
Western Andalusia, southern Spain


Western Andalusia in thirteen days

  1. Day 1 - 4: Malaga - Cordoba
  2. Day 4 - 6: Seville*
  3. Day 6 - 8: Cadiz
  4. Day 8 - 9: Cadiz - Algeciras along Atlantic coast
  5. Day 9 - 11: Ronda
  6. Day 11 - 13: Marbella

Round trip in Andalusia in Spain, Seville, part 2:


Cordoba:

Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

American black coffee, a must for some people to wake up in the morning :-)


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

We almost always travel with the ALSA busses, easy to by tickets in automatic machines and very cheap, Cordoba to Seville about 8 Euros.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

We have now come to the highlands of Spain on our way to Seville. We was surprised to find the nature so green here.


Seville:

Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Seville bus station, we had plan our living to not be too far away from here.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Our apartment in Seville, a big terrace that we enjoyed to sit at in the evening.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Main door on upper floor.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

When we rent apartments there are normally no breakfast included, but there are plenty of restaurants where we could get breakfasts.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Seville, Placa de la San Francisco.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Seville Cathedral.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Plaza Virgen de los Reyes.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Pope John Paul II at the Plaza Virgen de los Reyes.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Seville Cathedral.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Seville Cathedral.


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Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Seville Cathedral.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Alcazar of Seville, an enormous palace in center of Seville, don't miss to visit it if you are here.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

On our way to Plaza de Toros we passed this alley.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Entrance to the bull fighter arena at the Plaza de Toros. We don't like bull fighting but it's interesting to know the history.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Torre del Oro or The Tower of Gold.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

The river Guadalquivir, the river at Cordoba had the same name and it flows out in the Atlantic ocean.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Canos de Carmona, part of an old Roman Aqueduct.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

I think this is/was a fire station.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Old market place under renovation.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Christopher Columbus Monument in the Plaza Alfaro.


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Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

For a moment we was lost in this alleys on our way back from railway station to our friends.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Breakfast time.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Today the Cathedral is open and we go there to visit the tower.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Giralda Tower.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

There is no trap step in the tower but instead ramps, probably because they rode by horses up there.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

To our surprise we meet a lot of blind people coming down from the tower, what did they see?


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

When we stood here the bell give us a big and heavy ringing tone, luckily us, just one.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

We walk down to the Canal de Alfonso XII, part of the river Guadalquivir. There we found The Tower of Gold, close to here Christopher Columbus sail in after his visit in America and bring a lot of gold with him.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

The river Canal de Alfonso XII, this day we took a river boat tour.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

The Tower of Gold.


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Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

This could be the theatre Teatro Lope de Vega.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Puente de Isabel II, Puente de Triana or Triana Bridge.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Most of the modern buildings you see along the river are built for the World Expo 1992 here at Seville.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Torre de Sevilla.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Junta de Andalucia.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Music Hall, Auditorio Rocio Jurado.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

To the left an Arianne rocket, it sent Spain's first communication satellite to space, the archs is the Pabellon de Futuro.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Puento de la Barqueta.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Puente del Alamillo.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Another tower as a part of the old wall that protected Seville, not far from the Tower of Gold.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

The entrance to our apartment.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

We lived on floor three and four.


Spain: Roundtrip in Andalusia, Seville

Next morning, on railway station and waiting for our train to Cadiz.

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